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Tourist Information Assistant Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$35,770 (USD)

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Last updated: June 20, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Tourist Information Assistant is $35,770 a year and $17 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Tourist Information Assistant is between $27,365 and $42,649. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

  • Assists at a state information center by providing travel information and other services to tourists.
  • Greets tourists, in person or by telephone, and answers questions and provides information on resorts, historical sites, scenic areas, and other tourist attractions.
  • Assists tourists in planning itineraries and advises them of traffic regulations.
  • Sells hunting and fishing licenses and provides information on fishing, hunting, and camping regulations.
  • Composes letters in response to inquiries.
  • Maintains personnel, license-sales, and other records.
  • Contacts motel, hotel, and resort operators by mail or telephone to obtain advertising literature.
Tourist Information Assistant Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and Travel Clerks

Job family population: 148,220

Estimated population of Tourist Information Assistant jobs: 3,064

Rate of error: 2.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,705,994 (2018), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

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